Wednesday, 30 December 2009

Bling in the New Year

OK - here is my last tut of the year!!
I have put your name on it Pat, for all the nice comments you have posted on my blog
Hope you like it!!
Tube of choice - I am using the beautiful artwork of Ismael Rac available to purchase from AMI
Scrapkit - fantastic freebie kit from Toni Scraparoni 'Bling in the New Year' here
Thank you!
Mask of choice and font of choice
OK- Open a new image 600x600 floodfill white
Copy & paste Frame 01 as a new layer, resize and sharpen
with your selection tool set on rectangle, draw a selection around the inner frame
Copy Paper 10, resize by 75% and paste as a new layer
selections, invert, delete and drag below the frame
Do not deselect yet
Copy your tube and position above the paper, resize if necessary
duplicate your tube layer and move this above the frame layer
on the original tube layer hit delete
select none
erase any overhang on the top tube layer
add a drop shadow to the bottom tube layer 5 5 70 9
drop shdow frame layer 0 0 70 5
hide background layer & merge visible all other layers
unhide background
Copy the 2010 element, resize and sharpen more
place at top of tag
resize bow 03, mirror, sharpen & drop shadow and position over the bow on the frame
copy & paste martini glass and position at the bottom, resize and sharpen
copy & paste doodle 04 & doodle 06
resize both and place above the background layer, sharpen & drop shadow
copy ribbon 03, resize and place beside the martini glass
erase a bit of the ribbon so it looks like it is attached to the glass
add a new raster layer above background layer & select all
Copy & paste Paper 01 into selection, select none
Apply mask of choice, delete and merge group
Copy fireworks 01 and 02 and position above the mask layer, sharpen
Hide background layer, resize and crop your tag to your desired size
Add your name & copyright info
delete background layer & save as a Png